Tag Archives: unemployment

Does work set us free?

One of the worst ways to criticise anything is by comparing it to the Nazis. Many people who really should know better seem to think that just proving something is bad in itself isn’t enough, and that something’s only worth … Continue reading

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Scab or starve – why workfare is an attack on us all.

By now, there doesn’t seem to be much point in summarising the storm that’s broken out over workfare this week. If you’ve somehow managed to miss it, the best coverage has consistently come from the Void, but Truth, Reason & … Continue reading

Posted in Bit more thinky, Disability, Protests, The left, Unemployment/claimants and welfare | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment